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If the 49ers draft a wide receiver, don't expect it to be a smaller guy

The San Francisco 49ers are in good shape for 2024 when it comes to the wide receiver position. What that room looks like after this coming season remains to be seen.

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Six worst first-round draft picks in 49ers' history

It is less than two weeks away from the 2024 NFL Draft, and the San Francisco 49ers finally have a first-round draft pick, after not having one the last two years.

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NFL Exec Reveals Major Need For 49ers QB Brock Purdy’s Next Step

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy is one of the NFL’s fastest rising stars. In just his first full season as the 49ers’ starting quarterback, Purdy finished fourth in MVP voting and led the team all the way to the Super Bowl, where San Francisco ultimately fell to Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs in overtime.

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49ers Draft Rewind: 2021

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That draft. That one.

Every year around draft time we like to look at the ghosts of drafts past with the San Francisco 49ers and reflect on the players allocated from the draft. We luckily have video of each draft thanks to YouTube poster and 49ers fan Marvin49. We’ll be looking at every year during the Kyle Shanahan era up to 2023. Today it’s 2021 (video linked).

Say “2021 NFL Draft” and you immediately know where this is going: Trey...

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After Day 1 of the draft concludes, the Brandon Aiyuk question will be answered

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Once the first day concludes, it’s a good bet Aiyuk will be on the 49ers in 2024

And now Brandon Aiyuk unfollows the San Francisco 49ers on Instagram.

The “watch” of sorts for the 49ers wide receiver has cooled considerably over the last few weeks but now has a new event with his unfollow. Take from that what you will. No matter what, this madness may reach its conclusion, for the time being anyways, after the first...

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Your daily San Francisco 49ers news for Saturday, April 13th, 2024

49ers could eye Brady in late playoff run as they did with Rivers

“I’m not opposed to it,” Brady said. “I don’t know if they’re going to let me if I become an owner of an NFL team. I don’t know. I’m always going to be in good shape, always going to be able to throw the ball. So, to come in for a little bit, like (Michael Jordan) coming back? I don’t know if they’d let me, but I wouldn’t be...

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The pros and cons of a Brandon Aiyuk extension

John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan have made it clear that they want WR Brandon Aiyuk to be a part of the San Francisco 49ers for the foreseeable future. It

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Brandon Aiyuk Makes Shocking Move Amid Dispute With 49ers

Since the San Francisco 49ers’ defeat to the Kansas City Chiefs in February’s Super Bowl, speculation has been rife regarding the future of star wide receiver Brandon Aiyuk.

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49ers star unfollows team on social media amid contract talks

He joins a long line of players to protest their contract situations by unfollowing their team on social media.

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Watch: 49ers WR Brandon Aiyuk undercover as an Applebee's employee

Brandon Aiyuk must really need that new contract. The San Francisco 49ers wide receiver took on an offseason job as an Applebee's employee while awaiting news about his NFL future.

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Brandon Aiyuk unfollows 49ers on Instagram

Wide receiver Brandon Aiyuk has unfollowed the San Francisco 49ers on Instagram. Is it time for the fanbase to panic? Probably not. NFL players have made similar moves in comparable contract negotiation situations, such as Deebo Samuel's actions in 2022.

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49ers pre-draft meeting: Oregon safety Evan Williams

Justin Melo of The Draft Network reports that the San Francisco 49ers have conducted a virtual meeting with former Oregon safety Evan Williams. Williams transferred from Fresno State to Oregon in 2023.

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San Francisco 49ers showing significant interest in adding another Ohio State pass rusher in 2024 NFL Draft

The San Francisco 49ers' defensive line is led by a former Ohio State Buckeye in star edge rusher Nick Bosa. Last season, the 49ers had another Ohio State alumnus in Chase Young at the trade deadline.

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Brandon Aiyuk Unfollows 49ers on Instagram amid Contract Talks, NFL Trade Rumors

As Brandon Aiyuk continues to push for a new contract, the San Francisco 49ers wide receiver made a move that could make the team nervous. Aiyuk recently…

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The 49ers have a pre-draft visit with a promising defensive tackle prospect from Ohio State

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Michael Hall Jr. is the prospect the 49ers could bring along slowly.

According to Aaron Wilson of KPRC2 in Houston, the San Francisco 49ers have either completed or scheduled a visit with Ohio State defensive tackle Michael Hall Jr., one of the more fascinating prospects in this year’s NFL Draft.

Ohio State @OhioStateFB defensive tackle Michael Hall Jr., visiting #Jaguars today, per a league source. Other visits completed and/or scheduled:...

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Why the Brandon Aiyuk Trade Talks are Ice Cold

After the Buffalo Bills dealt Stefon Diggs and two day three picks to the Houston Texans for a second-round pick in 2025, the flames around the Brandon Aiyuk trade rumors ignited once again, with most people pondering what the Diggs trade meant for an Aiyuk price tag.

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Are these the 49ers' ideal top 2 draft picks?

With the 2024 NFL Draft less than two weeks away, NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter recently identified the ideal top two draft picks for each team. The San Francisco 49ers have 10 selections in the upcoming draft, with their first two picks at No.

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George Kittle hopes 49ers offense can 'take another step forward'

George Kittle recently spoke with ESPN during the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Georgia, where he joined other NFL stars for the golfing event. Of course, the conversation shifted toward football, with Laura Rutledge asking Kittle to reflect on the team's 2023 season, its Super Bowl defeat, and the motivation it provides for the upcoming season.

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Draft rumors: The 49ers ‘might surprise and attempt a move up for an offensive tackle’

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One of the prospects makes a ton of sense. The other two? Not so much

Does offensive tackle feel too obvious in the first round of the upcoming NFL Draft for the San Francisco 49ers?

The team added another veteran cornerback on Thursday by signing veteran Rock Ya-Sin. Leonard Floyd is effectively on a one-year contract, but this is a team that’s in win-now mode. You could make the same arguments at wide receiver. Do you really want your...

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NFL Draft insider believes San Francisco 49ers could make colossal swing to fill their biggest need

The San Francisco 49ers did not do much to address the offensive line in free agency, potentially setting the stage for them to take advantage of a stacked class in the trenches in the 2024 NFL Draft.

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